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Egypt: Morsy Decree Undermines Rule of Law | Human Rights Watch

Egypt: Morsy Decree Undermines Rule of Law | Human Rights Watch | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
(London) – President Mohamed Morsy’s Constitutional Declaration granting his decrees and laws immunity from judicial review even if they violate human rights until mid-2013 undermines the rule of law in Egypt.
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Lecture on Christians in the Middle East | CENTER FOR LAW AND ...

Lecture on Christians in the Middle East | CENTER FOR LAW AND ... | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
This entry was posted in Mark L. Movsesian, Scholarship Roundup and tagged Christians, Comparative Law and Religion, Lectures, Religion in the Middle East, Religious Freedom, Religious Liberty, Religious Minorities.
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'Catholic vote is for RH' - Philippine Star

'Catholic vote is for RH' - Philippine Star | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Manila Standard Today'Catholic vote is for RH'Philippine StarThat is a state law. In the separation of church and state, the state should not favor any particular religion or denomination.
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Religion and politics according to Roger Williams: A Thanksgiving ...

Thanksgiving is unique in the American sequence of major holidays. It is rooted in one of the nation's primary historical eras and expresses one of America's foundational narratives. It combines religious, political, and cultural ...
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Religion and Politics in Kentucky Schools - Kentucky Equality ...

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Religion and Politics in Kentucky Schools. Even after an apology and a reprimand, Kentucky Equality Federation's Southern Kentucky Regional Management today condemned the actions of a Southern Kentucky educator.
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Public Reason · Brettschneider Reading Group: Chapter 5, Religious Freedom and the Reasons for Rights

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Bad judgment at Strasbourg? | The Jewish Chronicle

Two months ago, the JC published an exceptionally important article by Jonathan Fisher QC.
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In world's most religious country, humanists rally for secular space

In world's most religious country, humanists rally for secular space | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
A group of humanists is looking to find its niche in Ghana, recently ranked most religious in a survey of 57 nations.
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Liberty University gets another chance at Obamacare | World on Campus: news for college students from a Christian perspective.

WORLD on Campus is a news website for college students looking for news from a new perspective that will help them develop a Christian worldview.
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Embattled W. Pa. Amish sect moving to upstate NY

NICKTOWN, Pa. — Levi Zook doesn't want to move his wife and eight children from the Laurel Highlands of western Pennsylvania to New York state but strongly believes he has no choice.
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Christian College Settles Federal Lawsuit Over State's Denial of Grant Money

TALLAHASSEE | Settling a federal lawsuit that involved questions about the school's "secular purpose," state education officials will allow students at a Central Florida Christian college to be eligible for a popular grant program.
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Podcast: Shirley Williams, Clifford Longley on politics and religion on Independent Catholic News

Podcast: Shirley Williams, Clifford Longley on politics and religion on Independent Catholic News | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Shirley Williams and Clifford Longley took part in a discussion on the subject of: 'Does politics still need religion' in the Back to Faith Series at the Queen Elizabeth Conference Centre in Westminster last Wednesday, 21 November.
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Obama 'drone-warfare rulebook' condemned by human rights groups

Obama 'drone-warfare rulebook' condemned by human rights groups | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Human-rights groups and peace groups opposed to the CIA-operated targeted-killing programme, which remains officially classified, said the administration had already rejected international law in pursuing its drone ...
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Obamacare vs religious freedom, round 2 - Human Events

Obamacare vs religious freedom, round 2 - Human Events | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Boston GlobeObamacare vs religious freedom, round 2Human EventsThe law grants conscience waivers to explicitly religious institutions, such as houses of worship, but not to business enterprises run by devoutly religious people.
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Obama Drafts Drone Rulebook to Codify Kill List Process - The New American

Obama Drafts Drone Rulebook to Codify Kill List Process - The New American | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Obama Drafts Drone Rulebook to Codify Kill List ProcessThe New AmericanApart from Holder's effort to justify the unjustifiable killing of thousands by drone without hint of due process, it is shocking to the conscience that such a rulebook doesn't...
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European Court of Human Rights Issues Judgment in Z v. Poland | Center for Reproductive Rights

European Court of Human Rights Issues Judgment in Z v. Poland | Center for Reproductive Rights | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
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US: Human Rights Commission backs pride organisers over t-shirt ...

US: Human Rights Commission backs pride organisers over t-shirt ... | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
The Human Rights Commission in Lexington, Kentucky has sided with organisers of a gay pride event, who were refused service by a Christian t-shirt printing company, because of its religious beliefs. ...
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U.N. chief says crises show need for interfaith amity

U.N. chief says crises show need for interfaith amity | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
VIENNA (Reuters)- The violent crises in Syria, Gaza and Mali show how important it is for different religions to work together to promote understanding rather than sow hatred, United Nations Secretary...
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They need to work together with different religions

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Battle over preaching at Northland holiday lighting display heads back to federal court | Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, Minnesota

Battle over preaching at Northland holiday lighting display heads back to federal court | Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, Minnesota | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Two Northland preachers are back in federal court alleging that the city of Duluth and Bentleyville Tour of Lights are again violating their constitutional rights to profess their faith inside the holiday lighting display.
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Court: Too much religion in prosecution of priest | News Cut

Court: Too much religion in prosecution of priest | News Cut | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
The Minnesota Court of Appeals has apparently narrowed the ability of prosecutors to try clergy charged with having sexual relationships with people who seek religious or spiritual advice.
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